The American Connection
Volume 1: State Terror and Popular Resistance in El Salvador
Pages: 400pp ISBN: 0-86232-241-3
Resource Type: Book
Cx Number: CX19187
McClintock reveals the U.S. role in introducing new strategies of state terror and counter-insurgency in Central America since the 1960s. Against a backdrop of longstanding class and land ownership patterns the author shows how U.S. refusal to tolerate social reform and its support for brutal security apparatuses have led not only to the current wars in Central America, but inextricably involved the U.S.